December 10, 2014
On December 10, 2014, Barry A. Kozyra served as a Panelist on How To Start and Grow Your Own Law Firm. The program took place at Mayfair Farms where Mr. Kozyra talked about working as a solo or small firm lawyer, how to reduce stress and stay motivated, how to set up a practice, get business and be paid, how to market and brand your firm, using online resources and compliance with the Rules of Professional Conduct.
December 8, 2014
On December 8, 2014, Barry A. Kozyra appeared as a guest speaker on handling high profile clients in legal crisis. The program took place at the New York Jets Training Center and focused on how National Football League (NFL), teams like the New York Jets and players in the professional sports industry handle criminal charges and domestic violence both in the court and through the media, while also dealing with marketing, endorsements and league eligibility requirements. Particular attention was given to the complexity and interaction among the criminal and civil justice systems, the rights of victims and players, balanced with the operation of the league, the professional sports teams and the interests of the public and the media.
The symposium included a discussion of recent news,(...)
December 1, 2014
Dear Friends and Colleagues:
On behalf of Kozyra & Hartz, LLC, the Nutley Family Service Bureau and the American Red Cross - Nutley Division, we want to thank you and all of the other attendees and guests for your participation in our 2014 Grand Opening & Holiday Food Drive.
As always, it was a pleasure to see old friends and meet new ones and to introduce you to each other in a relaxed and festive atmosphere where we can talk to each other, but it is especially rewarding when we can share our good fortune with others. You helped us raise needed cash donations and deliver a carload of food for the needy, which will be available for the upcoming holidays and in the weeks after for those in need.
This is the Law Firm's seventh year reaching out to our friends to help others, and we(...)
October 6, 2014
On Monday, October 6, 2014, Judith A. Hartz, Esq. appeared as a panelist to lecture on: The New Alimony Law September 2014 - What You Need to Know Now. Ms. Hartz and the panelists discussed Governor Chris Christie signing A845 legislation on September 10, 2014 which significantly altered the alimony system in New Jersey. They discussed the notable changes to the law.
March 11, 2014
On Tuesday, March 11, 2014, Judith A. Hartz, Esq. appeared as a guest to lecture on:
A Primer on New Jersey Family Law for Attorneys New to the Practice Area.
Ms. Hartz and the panel addressed the organization of the Family Division, matrimonial/dissolution and non-dissolution cases, cases involving domestic violence, adoptions, juveniles and the Division of Youth and Family Services (now Division of Child Protection and Permanency). Ms. Hartz discussed all of the case types and procedural steps before the Courts including Case Management Conferences and Early Settlement Panels.